Mesquite Street Original Townsite Historic District

Also known as: Mesquite, Las Cruces Original Townsite (Mesquite) Historic Di
Roughly bounded by E. Texas, Campo, Tornillo and E. Court, Las Cruces, New Mexico

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By AllenS - Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8377295

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Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 1, 1985
Reference number
85001669
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Mission/Spanish Revival; Other architectural type; Territorial
Areas of significance
Exploration/Settlement; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Specialty store
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant year
1848
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 134
Non-contributing buildings: 88

Update Log 

  • May 19, 2020: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • June 26, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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